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Kyle Purcell
(dufus934) - F

Locale: North Texas
binding tape on 09/10/2007 22:05:08 MDT Print View

Hello all,
I'm trying to get all the materials together for the six moons MYOG shelter, and I'm having a little trouble. Is there a website that has all the materials I'll need? The item that has been the hardest to find is the 1" binding tape. HELP! Honestly i just don't know what i'm looking for.

Edited by dufus934 on 09/10/2007 22:09:33 MDT.

Jim Colten
(jcolten) - M

Locale: MN
Re: binding tape on 09/11/2007 02:51:59 MDT Print View

Thru-Hiker carries everything except the binding tape.

Call a few fabric stores for the binding tape if you feel you must have it but I've made tarptents and tarps using rolled hems for the edges and flat-felled seams for ridgelines. The largest of the tarps stood up to winds that converted aluminum canoes into unguided missiles so the flat felled seams are certainly strong enough.

Edited by jcolten on 09/11/2007 02:52:50 MDT.